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Chester Chang collection of Korean old books

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 3028
Scope and Contents

Chester Chang collection primarily consists of Korean old books, letters, and documents. The books are mainly related to teach people about the medieval times' culture of Korea, Confucianism and Chinese character.

Dates: 1600 - 2000

Paul Courtright papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 3330
Abstract The Paul Courtright papers contain photograph albums, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, maps, reports, books, correspondence, journals, and other material collected and/or created by Paul Courtright, a former Peace Corps volunteer who was stationed in the Jeonnam Province of South Korea from 1979 to 1981. While working with leprosy patients in rural South Korea, Courtright witnessed the 1980 Gwangju Uprising. Courtright later published a book, Witnessing Gwangju: A...
Dates: 1905 - 2019; Majority of material found within 1979 - 1985

George F. Drake papers

 Collection
Identifier: 3312
Abstract

George F. Drake is an American Korean War veteran and activist. This collection comprises primarily DVDs, CDs, and CD-Rs created and collected by Drake and pertaining to orphans during the Korean War. It also contains correspondence, clippings, and documents relating to Korean War Children's Memorial and the Kiddy Car Airlift rescue operation, as well as news clippings, articles and a few books.

Dates: 1950 - 2017

Korean War collection

 Collection
Identifier: 3332
Abstract The Korean War collection contains Chinese propaganda leaflets printed during the Korean War (1950-1953), restricted Chinese military maps, books of photographs, post-war North Korean propaganda, songs, a photograph album, posters, comic books, and illustrated propaganda created during and shortly after the Korean War. The leaflets in the collection include both propaganda printed in English that Chinese military forces dropped over American lines and also leaflets printed in Chinese...
Dates: 1950 - 1964; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1953

Sammy Lee papers

 Collection
Identifier: 3030
Abstract

Sammy Lee was a two-time Korean American Olympic gold medal winning diver, physician, and USC alum. This small collection consists of awards, certificates, audiovisual materials, scrapbooks, copies of a biography, and other various ephemera documenting Lee's life and career.

Dates: 1920 - 2010

Won Tai Sohn papers

 Collection
Identifier: 3029
Abstract

This small collection is comprised primarily of printed materials and manuscript drafts collected and created by Korean-American physician Won Tai Sohn (1914-2014), a close friend of North Korean founder Kim Il Sung (1912-1994). Items chiefly date from the 1970s to early 2000s and include articles, clippings, and drafts of Sohn's memoirs regarding his relationship with Sung. It also contains photographs, certificates, personal papers, and ephemera.

Dates: 1917 - 2004

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Books 4
Photograph albums 3
Clippings 2
Correspondence 2
Korea -- Description and travel -- Archival resources 2
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Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Archival resources 2
Maps 2
Scrapbooks 2
Asian American men -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Certificates 1
Comic books 1
Communism -- Korea (North) -- Archival resources 1
Compact discs 1
DVDs 1
Democratization -- Korea (South) -- Archival resources 1
Divers -- United States -- Archival resources 1
Ephemera 1
Journals (accounts) 1
Korea (North) -- Politics and government -- 1948-1994 -- Archival resources 1
Korea (South) -- Politics and government -- 1960-1988 -- Archival resources 1
Korean American physicians -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources 1
Korean American physicians -- Nebraska -- Omaha -- Archival resources 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Campaigns -- Maps 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- China -- Archival resources 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Juvenile fiction 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Personal narratives -- Archival resources 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Personal narratives, Chinese 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Pictorial works 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Prisoners and prisons -- Archival resources 1
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Propaganda 1
Korean rare books -- Archival resources 1
Leaflets (printed works) 1
Manuscripts 1
Memoirs 1
Newspaper clippings 1
Olympic athletes -- United States -- Archival resources 1
Orphans -- Korea -- Archival resources 1
Pamphlets 1
Photobooks 1
Political posters 1
Propaganda, Anti-American -- Korea -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Propaganda, Chinese -- Korea -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
Reports 1
Video recordings 1
War memorials -- Washington (State) -- Archival resources 1
War stories, Korean -- Archival resources 1
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Language
English 5
Korean 4
Chinese 2
Japanese 1
 
Names
Blaisdell, Russell Lloyd, 1910-2007 1
Chang, Chester 1
Courtright, Paul 1
Drake, George F., 1930- 1
Du, Gao 1